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Are you looking for more resources on how you can fund your college education? We know what a great value your Mount education is, but we also understand that you want to graduate without worrying about how you can pay for it all, so we've collected some resources to help you find other sources of funding.

Email: financialaid@msmary.edu

Scholarship Opportunities for all Students

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Acker Warren Fresh Start Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any freshman attending college. 
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 22, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.ackerwarren.com/scholarship

Alford & Clark Attorneys-Student in Need Scholarship

Complete a video for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: A citizen or permanent resident of the US, a student who is interested in pursuing a degree in pre-law or humanities, and enrolled in accredited college or university and has an annual family income of less than $50,000.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,000
  • Due Date: May 20, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.injuredtexan.com/scholarship

Angeleno Accident Lawyers Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Currently enrolled or accepted to a university or college for the 2024 school year; In good academic standing with your current educational institution; Possess a minimum GPA of 3.0; An American citizen who currently resides in the U.S.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: December 31, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://caraccidentlawyerlosangeles.com/scholarship/

Avalaunch Media Scholarship

Complete an essay or video for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any current, full-time student of an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college.  Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 30, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://avalaunchmedia.com/scholarship/

The Barnes Firm

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Student must be a U.S. citizen; Student must be a resident of California or New York State; Student must be a graduating high school senior and member of the Class of 2024; Student must have a cumulative grade point average of 85% or higher; Student must submit a completed application (below)
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: May 15, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.thebarnesfirm.com/scholarship/

Better than a Loan Scholarship by Lendza

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: The Scholarship is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry and who are currently enrolled as a full-time freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior student at an institution of higher learning (college or university). Relatives of current Sponsor’s (and its related companies’) directors, officers, employees, affiliates, and agents are ineligible to participate or win
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: August 31, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://lendza.com/scholarship

Big Sun Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any current student athlete regardless of sport
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: June 19, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://bigsunathletics.com/ 

Bihm Law Firm LLC - Conflict Conqueror Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States; Be an incoming freshman for the Fall 2023 semester; Have achieved a 3.5 grade point average or higher; Be a citizen or permanent resident of one of the 50 United States; Be at least 17 years of age
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: 7/15/2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.bihmfirm.com/scholarship

Blankstyle Scholarship Fund

Complete an application and essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: a high school senior that has been accepted to an accredited university or a current student enrolled in college courses.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: 12/31/2023 and 5/31/2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.blankstyle.com/blankstyle-scholarship-fund

Blossome Law Caregiver

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You are at least 18 years of age; You are enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university; You are a citizen or permanent resident of the United States; You earned a 3.0 grade point average or higher in your most recently completed semester
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: August 21, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.blossomlaw.com/scholarship

Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship

Apply online for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any current or soon-to-be undergrad who have had their life altered due to a bodily injury from an automotive or pedestrian accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual.  
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: December 20, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.certalaw.com/certa-law-personal-injury-wrongful-death-scholarship/ 

Cheney Galluzzi & Howard- Advocate for Justice Award

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You must be a U.S. citizen; You must currently be enrolled or have secured a spot at an institution for post-secondary education (be it college, university, or trade school); For high school seniors with an acceptance into post-secondary education, a cumulative GPA of 3.0 during your high school tenure is required; For those in college or trade school, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is essential.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $5,000
  • Due Date: December 31, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.cghlawfirm.com/scholarship/

Citizens Scholarship

Apply online for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any high school seniors, undergrad and graduate students.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: Monthly from 7/1/2023 through 6/30/2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.citizensbank.com/student-lending/scholarship.aspx?ctzMode=CFG-OFF_SAL_ISA_CTZ

Code Wizards HQ Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: High school seniors and incoming college freshmen; 3.5 or higher GPA; Priority to STEM program applicants
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: May 1, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.codewizardshq.com/scholarship/

College Ave

Apply online for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Currently enrolled or going to be enrolled
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: Monthly

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/promotions/monthly-scholarship-award/

Community Impact Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: undergraduate students who have made a substantial impact in their community through volunteer work
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: August 14, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: hhttps://www.dfwinjurylawyer.com/scholarship

Conex Boxes Scholarship

Submit an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any Full-time, U.S. undergraduate student currently pursuing a degree in business, business management, marketing/advertising, or similar fields.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: April 30 & October 31, every year
For more information and to apply, visit: https://conexboxes.com/scholarship/ 

Crowder Law Firm

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Enrolled at an accredited university or college for the fall 2024 semester; a citizen or permanent resident of the US; GPA of 3.6 or higher
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: July 8, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.crowdercriminalfirm.com/scholarship

Daniel R. Bacalis, P.C.-Striving Solo Parent Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You will be enrolled in an accredited university or college within the United States for the Fall 2024 semester; You are a permanent resident or citizen of the United States; You achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.0 in your most recently completed academic semester.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 16, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.dbacalis.com/scholarship

DE-DC-MD Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators scholarship fund

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Attend an eligible DE-DC-MD institution during the July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025 academic year. An eligible institution is defined as an institution with at least one member with an active membership with the DE-DC-MD ASFAA during 2023-2024; Demonstrate financial need as defined by the FAFSA and the institution.  Enroll as a full time student as defined by your institution; Submit the completed application and all required documents (essay and letter of recommendation) to your Financial Aid Office. Your Financial Aid Director MUST certify your application eligibility to complete the application process:
    • Possess the following GPA and standing:
      • Undergraduates:
        • A cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 or the equivalent.
        • At least a second year standing (as defined by your institution) prior to the start of the 2024-2025 academic year or,
        • Completion of one-half of a one year course of study in a private career school.
      • Graduates/Professionals:
        • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 or the equivalent.
        • Completion of at least one year of your program of study.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 15, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.dedcmdasfaa.org/Scholarships

The Devadoss Law Firm Civil Rights Scholarship

Complete an essay or video for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Must be a current or aspiring law student;   Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States;   Must be enrolled at an accredited college or university within the United States as an undergraduate or graduate student;   Must be at least 17 years of age
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 4, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.fedemploymentlaw.com/the-devadoss-law-firm-civil-rights-scholarship/

Diamocycle-Future Entrepreneurs

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements: High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university Currently taking classes towards the degree
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 1, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://diamocycle.com/scholarship/

Difference Makers Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  •  Eligibility: Student is enrolled in an accredited university or college within the United States; Student is in their junior or senior year of college; Student is a United States citizen or permanent resident
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 27, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.mwfamilylaw.com/scholarship

Digital Marketing Scholarship

Submit an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any student interested in the digital marketing field. 
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: December 15, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://dragonflydm.com/digital-marketing-scholarship/ 

Discover Student Loan Scholarship

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  • Eligibility: Student and Parents may enter
  • Amount of Scholarship: $5,000
  • Due Date: Monthly

For more information and to apply, visit: 

https://www.discover.com/student-loans/college-planning/scholarships/award

Dixie Belle Paint-Creativity leads to success

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: US citizens who are 18 years or older. Students must be attending college or grad school by Fall 2024
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,250-2,500
  • Due Date: June 15, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://dixiebellepaint.com/scholarship/

Dr. J. Elmer Harp Center

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a career in the medical field; Applicants must be completing their senior year of high school, be enrolled in schools of higher learning, or must be non-traditional students who are pursuing a post-secondary education; Applicants must have applied to one or more post-secondary institutions or be presently enrolled in a college or university at the time of application; Applicants must be residents in the Middletown Valley geographic area from: Washington County line (north), Braddock Heights (east), South Mountain (west), and the Potomac River (south); Among other factors, applicants will be evaluated based on demonstrated financial need.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $3.500
  • Due Date: April 30, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.harpmedicalcenter.org/scholarship-information/

Doug Murphy Law-Criminal Justice Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Enrolled full-time in an accredited law program within the United States; Demonstrated interest in the criminal justice system; United States residents or permanent citizens; 18 years of age or older; Additionally, the student’s grade point average will also be considered when reviewing applications
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 3, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.dougmurphylaw.com/scholarship

E2E Cleaning Entrepreneur

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: This scholarship is open to students seeking a certification, certificate, associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degree in business or a field closely related
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: April 19, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.e2ecleaning.com/scholarship/

Equipment Leases Scholarship

Complete the online scholarship application for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Applicants should be currently enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: February 15 and September 15, yearly

For more information and to apply, visit: https://equipmentleases.com/about-us/college-scholarship/ 

Extra Space Storage Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university during the fall 2023 semester are eligible to apply. Applicants must be legal residents of the United States and at least 16 years old.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $3,000
  • Due Date: May 31, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.extraspace.com/self-storage/scholarship/

Fawell & Fawell- Out of state student scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Be enrolled in or have been accepted to a college or university that is located in a state where they did not attend high school or a state other than where their parents currently live; Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher as of the most recent academic semester they have completed; Be above the age of 17; Be a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: August 21, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.fawelllaw.com/scholarship

Final inventory Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: College student with a GPA of 3.0 or better; United States citizen or permanent resident; Enrolled (or will be enrolled) full-time in a university to enrolled full-time in pursuing a degree related to supply chain and operations management, inventory control, materials management, or procurement; The applicant must be able to provide documentation showing she meets these requirements; To officially apply, the applicant must provide proof of attendance, resume, and an essay by the deadline.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $3,000
  • Due Date: September 1, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.finaleinventory.com/finale-inventory-scholarship

Gerber & Holder Workers’ Compensation Attorneys

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You must be a U.S. resident or resident alien who is currently enrolled in classes with a valid student ID at a U.S College or University; Essays must be unique (not submitted elsewhere) and written by the scholarship application signator; Only one submission per student will be considered.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 20, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.gerberholderlaw.com/scholarships/

Go Transcript Academic Scholarship

Complete the online requirements for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in IT/tech or an IT-related field.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $5,000
  • Due Date: Applications are accepted year-round.

For more information and to apply, visit: https://gotranscript.com/scholarship-program 

Healthcare Professional Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Cumulative GPA of at least 3.5, US Citizen, undergraduate or graduate students in a medical profession field of study
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 17, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.jjblawoffice.com/healthcare-professional-scholarship

Help Your Loved One Scholarship

Complete their application for your chance to win! 

  • Eligibility: Any student currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. 
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 1, every year
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.seniorlivinghelp.org/senior-living/help-your-loved-one-scholarship/

Jobtest.org-Diverse Abilities Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Students who live with a disability who are exploring future careers that will bring them fulfillment; high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student; current US citizen or permanent legal resident
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: January 1
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.jobtest.org/scholarship

John T. Fields and Associates Fight Against Domestic Violence Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: The student must be at least 18 years old; The student must be a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident of the United States; The student must be enrolled in or accepted to an undergraduate or graduate program at a U.S. college or university; The student must have been impacted by domestic violence that was committed against them or a family member, or they must have a substantial interest in providing solutions to prevent domestic violence in the United States.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,000
  • Due Date: October 14, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.johntfieldsdivorceattorney.com/scholarship

Justice in Family Law Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: You are enrolled (or will be) in an accredited undergraduate or J.D. program at a U.S. college or university for Fall 2024; You are at least 18 years old; You are a U.S. citizen; You have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 12, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.skuroslaw.com/family-law-scholarship

Kailash Concepts, LLC Equity Research Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: enrolled in an accredited college or university in the US
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500-$5,000
  • Due Date: April 30, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://kailashconcepts.com/kailash-concepts-research-equity-research-scholarship/

Kids Chance of Maryland, Inc. Scholarship

This one-semester scholarship is for children who have had a parent catastrophically injured or killed in an employment related injury. Students may reapply each semester for additional financial support opportunities.

  • Eligibility: Students must be between 16-25 years old and have had a substantial decline in family income due to parent with catastrophic injury or disease.
  • Amount of Scholarship: Varies
  • Due Date: Varies
Application and additional information available at https://www.kidschance-md.org/sponsor/

Kompare It Scholarship

Write a 1,000 word essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 15, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.kompareit.com/scholarship.html

Kanoski Bresney-Stand up to distracted driving scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university, and your education will continue through at least the Fall 2024 semester; You are a high school senior who will be starting your college or university education in Fall 2024; You are a U.S. citizen; You have a current overall GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 29,2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.kanoski.com/community-involvement/distracted-driving-scholarship

LA Tutors Innovation in Education Scholarship

Write an essay and you could win $500.

  • Eligibility: Currently enrolled student attending college in the U.S.A.; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: The 20th of each month.
For more information and to apply, visit: www.latutors123.com/scholarship/ >

Law Office of Philip R. Nathe Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: GPA of 3.5; pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited college or university in the US; are at least 17 years of age; a US citizen or eligible non-citizen.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: July 10, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.napervilledui.com/scholarship

Lemon Law Experts’ Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: You are a U.S. Citizen or hold Permanent Residency status; You must be a current law student at an accredited U.S. law school, or undergraduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university who has applied to or will apply to law school; Your GPA must meet a minimum score of 3.0; You must provide proof of enrollment
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: August 31, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://lemonlawexperts.com/lemon-law-experts-scholarships/

Love Your Career Scholarship

Submit a 1,000 word essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any student who will be enrolled in a college or University at the time of the next deadline (see dates below).
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 10 & January 10, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.jonestshirts.com/pages/scholarship 

Magana & Van Dyke Marsala Memorial Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Student has a minimum grade point average of 3.0; Student is enrolled an accredited college or university for the Fall 2024 semester; Student is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program; Student is a permanent resident or citizen of the United States
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1000
  • Due Date: August 28, 2024

For more information: https://www.maganavandyke.com/scholarship

Maineri Law Firm

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: GPA of 3.0 or higher, at least 17 years old when they submit the application, a US Citizen or permanent resident of the US (see website for majors)
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: October 7, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.mainerilaw.com/scholarship

Mattress Nerd's Sustainability Scholarship

Write a 500-1,000 word essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: April 1, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.mattressnerd.com/scholarship/

Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience with an interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness-related fields
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,500
  • Due Date: August 1, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: http://www.michaelmoodyfitness.com/student-scholarship-Chicago

Moving Forward Scholarship- Collins Rupp, P.C.

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Have a criminal history (Felony and Misdemeanor offenses,  not infractions or minor traffic violations); Be at least 17 years of age; Be an undergraduate student attending an accredited college or university within the United States; Hold U.S. citizenship or permanent residency
  •  Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 5, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.collinsrupp.law/scholarship

Newland & Newland Single Parent Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: enrolled in an accredited college, university or law school for Fall 2024, must be pursuing a law degree or paralegal program; have a GPA of at least a 2.0; be a citizen or permanent resident of the US
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: July 2, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.newlandlaw.com/Newland-and-Newland-about-our-firm/scholarship

Oliver Law Office

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: An up to date and completed resume; An essay which must be typed and single-spaced, in 12-point font, consisting of 500 to 1,000 words, on a topic of the student’s choice, although it should relate to their intended and anticipated practice of law; Complete and up to date certified school transcripts from the applicant’s high school, if the student is enrolled in their first year of college in the Fall of the year of the scholarship being awarded, or if the applicant is enrolled in a subsequent year of college or enrolled in law school. Only incoming freshman college students need to provide a high school transcript; all others must submit a college transcript; An acceptance letter from a U.S. accredited college or law school; and Proof of legal residency in the U.S. (e.g., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc. Social security cards will not be accepted)
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: August 15, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.jamioliver.com/scholarship-application/

OppU Achievers Scholarship

Apply online and submit a short essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: High school seniors or college undergraduates with a GPA 3.0 or higher.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: Four times a year: March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31
For more information and to apply, visit: www.opploans.com/scholarship/ >

OVC Scholarship Program

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • EligibilityYou are at least 18 years of age; You are a U.S. citizen; You have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0; You are enrolled in an accredited U.S. undergraduate program or law school for the upcoming semester
  •  Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 27, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.ovclawyermarketing.com/ovc-scholarship-program

PNC Student Lending Scholarship

Complete the online application for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any student attending an eligible U.S. college or university.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,000
  • Due Date: June 1 and December 1, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://pnc.financialliteracy101.org/scholarship/

Positive Values Scholarship

Submit an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,000
  • Due Date: December 31, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.siyachts.com/scholarship 

Responsify Scholarship

Submit a 800-1,000 word essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: October 5, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.responsify.com/scholarship/

Rising Stars Scholarship-Jeffrey Coller Attorney

Complete an essay for your chance to win!
  • Eligibility: Have been attending an undergraduate program for at least one year; Have improved their GPA by at least one point at any time while attending college; Are a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States; Are at least 17 years old
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 11, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.knoxvillecriminaldefenselaw.com/scholarship

Russell Law Firm-Pre-law

Complete an essay and submit a resume for your chance to win! 

  • Eligibility: 3.0 GPA or above; student must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in pre-law studies.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: August 31, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://dannyrusselllaw.com/scholarship-application/

Salvi & Maher- Law School Opportunity Scholarship

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  • Eligibility: Is planning to pursue or is currently pursuing a degree in law; Is a United States citizen or permanent resident; Be at least 17 years of age or older
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: September 9, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.salvimaher.com/scholarship

Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs

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  • Eligibility: High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree; Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university; Currently taking classes towards the degree
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: June 1, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://diamocycle.com/scholarship/

Senior Care Aging Matters Scholarship

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  • Eligibility: An existing college student or incoming freshman (to be enrolled in the Fall of 2024 in good academic standing); Attending any 2 year or 4-year accredited college or university as a full-time student; Complete and submit the application form.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,500
  • Due Date: May 15, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.seniorcare.com/scholarship/

Shape the Future Scholarship

Submit a 600 word essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any student with a passion for travel and business with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: January 1st & June 30th (every year)
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.campervanfinder.com/scholarship/

Smith, Born, Leventis, Taylor and Vega Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: You must be a U.S. resident or resident alien who is actively enrolled at a U.S. college or university with a valid student ID number and currently enrolled in classes; Essays must be unique (not submitted elsewhere) and written in English by the scholarship application signator; Only one submission per student will be considered.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,500
  • Due Date: April 29, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.sbltv.law/scholarship/

SoFi Scholarship

Apply online and submit a short essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any currently enrolled and future students may apply.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
  • Due Date: Monthly

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.sofi.com/scholarship/

Study.com

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: There are a variety of scholarships for all types of students
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: May 20, 2024
For more information and to apply, visit: https://study.com/resources/student-scholarships

The Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship

Complete the online application for your chance to win.

  • Eligibility: Any current or soon-to-be student who has had his or her family’s life altered because of tax controversies (back taxes owed, audits, etc.).
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: April 30 & December 31, every year 
For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.traviswatkins.com/scholarship/

Vasquez Law Firm DACA Dreamer Scholarship

Submit an application and an art piece for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Applicant must be a DACA recipient pursuing a higher education; Applicant must have a 3.5 grade point average or higher; Applicant must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college/university for the Fall 2024 semester; Applicant must be at least 17 years of age
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000-2 awards
  • Due Date: July 12, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.vasquezlawnc.com/scholarship

Working Now and Then

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The Youthist Scholarship

Complete the online application and submit an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Any U.S. high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate students.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
  • Due Date: December 31, every year

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.theyouthist.com/scholarship/

Workplace Rights Law Group Annual Scholarship

Complete an essay for your chance to win!

  • Eligibility: Applicants must be EITHER out-going high school seniors (graduating in winter 2023 or fall 2024) OR students enrolled in a college, trade school, university, or graduate program as of the fall 2023 semester.
  • Amount of Scholarship: $500
  • Due Date: August 1, 2024

For more information and to apply, visit: https://workplacerightslaw.com/about-us/in-the-community/scholarship/

Residents of Maryland

Residents of Maryland may be eligible for state-sponsored, need-based grants or scholarships. Many of the programs require your FAFSA to be filed before March 1 of each year and may also require a separate application for the scholarship.

Educational Assistance (EA) Grants

The EA Grant is awarded to students with low to moderate family income. The average grant for Mount St. Mary's University students has been $3,000. Your FAFSA form must be completed by March 1 to be considered.Visit the Maryland Higher Education Commission for specific eligibility requirements and application instructions.

Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships

The average scholarship for Mount St. Mary's University students ranges up to $2,000. Contact your local representatives for information on how to apply, you can find members of the Maryland General Assembly on their website.

Additional Resources

Search Engines

  • FastWeb  − Helps you find scholarships.
  • College Board − Offers a scholarship finder and additional resources for paying for college.
  • Student Scholarships.org − Provides current listings of available scholarships.
  • BestColleges.com - Provides scholarships for those interested in computer programming or the tech industry. 
  • Study.com - A comprehensive guide to scholarships for college students that will help afford their education.

FAFSA on the Web

FAFSA on the Web is a resource center for federal aid and the FAFSA. Remember, the Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the only form required by the university and can be completed online. The Mount's School Code is 002086.

The Smart Guide to Financial Aid

The Smart Guide to Financial Aid from FinAid.com is a comprehensive guide to all things federal aid and is full of resources and online calculators for loans.

Nerd Wallet

Nerd Wallet is a guide to federal aid and has loan calculators and guidance with completing the FAFSA.

AffordableColleges

AffordableColleges focuses on scholarships that are available for minority students.

Resources for Students of Hispanic heritage

Hispanic Scholarship Fund focuses on scholarships and resources that are available to students of Hispanic heritage.

Moneygeek.com provides financial planning resources for students of Hispanic heritage and Latino students. 

CollegeScholarships.org

CollegeScholarships.org focuses on scholarships and resources that are available to students of Hispanic heritage.